Author Jaimi Ilama talks with host, Alan Eisenberg about her “Rescue Me” book series and how our pets help us through tough times. Her last name is an acronym for I Love All My Animals. She is the Mom of two sons’ and 11 Rescued animals, dogs, cats, and turtles. She has had an animal in her life since she was 4 years old. She wrote all the books in the Rescue Me series from personal “life lessons” and those she has observed from her animals. Her dog Dru was her impetus, and the Rescue Me poem, found at the back of all the books is written for him. Her current book in the series is “The Upstairs Cat”.